Carlisle United have appointed former Republic of Ireland international John Sheridan as the club's new manager.
He joins the Blues after a spell in charge of League One Fleetwood Town.
Before Fleetwood he managed clubs including Oldham Athletic and Notts County.
As a player Sheridan won the League Cup with Sheffield Wednesday in 1991 and was a member of the Republic of Ireland's World Cup squads in 1990 and 1994.
"John has a record of success, and he is respected by managers, players and fans in equal measure. He is known for getting the absolute best out of players, and has a commitment to bringing young players through.
"I know that he will bring his characteristic determination, motivation and ambition to the club. Time and time, he has shown that he has been able to deliver results in the face of stiff competition."
Four Scottish teams were in action in the Scottish Challenge Cup on Tuesday evening.
Stranraer won 3-2 after extra time.
Carlisle United face a trip to Fleetwood Town in the first round of the Carabao Cup.
The first round of the competition, formerly known as the League Cup, sees Championship, League One and League Two clubs drawn in regional north and south sections.
Matches are scheduled to take place during the week commencing 7 August.
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Newlaithes primary school are representing the north of England in the national schools final.
Ryan Dollard went to meet the players looking to become English champions:
Defender Michael Raynes has turned down a new contract with Carlisle United to sign for Crewe Alexandra.
The 29-year-old joined the Blues in the summer of 2015.
He made a total of 97 appearances and scored six goals during his two-year stint at Brunton Park and was the club’s vice captain.
"Michael has been fantastic for us, both with how he's been as an individual and with his presence for us in the dressing room and out on the pitch.
"He's a great character who demands high standards of himself and of others and he was an excellent captain and vice captain through his time here.
"I'm sure he will go on to have an equally positive impact when he takes on his next challenge."
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Fans looking to buy a last minute ticket for Carlisle United's match against Exeter this evening will only have the option of a 'standing' ticket.
All seated tickets have sold out in what's going to be one of the club's most important games of the season as they look to gain first leg advantage in the play-offs.
We are now completey SOLD OUT of tickets for the seated areas for today's game against @officialecfc - it is literally standing room only!
Ahead of the tie at Brunton Park, captain Danny Grainger says there's a lot of belief in the team:
Annan Athletic boss Jim Chapman says it's time for his players to reflect and rebuild for next year, after their promotion hopes came to an end last night.
The Galabankies lost 4-2 to Forfar Athletic in the League One second leg play off.
It meant they were beaten 6-2 on aggregate and will remain in the bottom tier for next season.